Official Press Release
TDK Mediactive, Inc., Southern California-based global publisher of entertainment software, announces a long-term, worldwide licensing agreement with DC to develop and publish games featuring Aquaman and his underwater kingdom Atlantis for next-generation videogame platforms. The first Aquaman title is scheduled to release in 2002. Platforms will be announced at a later date.
“This legendary hero from DC Comics presents an exceptional opportunity for us,” said Vincent Bitetti, chief executive officer of TDK Mediactive. “Aquaman’s epic adventures are an ideal subject to showcase the exciting graphic capabilities of next-generation platforms. We are delighted to bring the King of Atlantis to life in a whole new way.”
“The next-generation videogame platforms have finally made it possible to produce the kind of epic undersea games we have always envisioned,” said Dorothy Crouch, Vice President – Licensed Publishing, DC Comics. “We have seen that TDK has unique expertise in creating videogames with the kind of movements and effects necessary for an Aquaman game.”